Azimuth mirror component

Made:
1876-1879 in Glasgow
patentee:
William Baron Kelvin Thomson
maker:
James White

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Azimuth mirror component, patented by William Thomson, and made by James White, Glasgow, Scotland, 1876-1879

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1879-33/4
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (fibre), glass, lead (metal), mirror-glass (silvered) and paint
type:
instrument component
taxonomy:
  • component - object